Dannie Baker was born on December 17 1948 in Portland Oregon To Callie Butler and Walter Coxeff Sr.
Dannie attended Boise Elementary School as well as Jefferson High School in 1968,where he ran the 800 meters track. The locals would call him "Dashing Dan" due to his high ranking status in track. After graduating high school, Dannie went on to work at Willamette Ship Yard as a sand blaster and painter for around 30 years.
Dannie was laid back, down to earth guy, he was a super dad as well, raising his only daughter mostly by himself and being and excellent grandfather to his grandchildren. He will be truly missed.
Proceeding his death are his parents; mother, Callie Butler and father Walter Coxeff Sr.; Siblings, Anthony Baker, Shraron Coxeff-Wright, Melvin Baker Sr, Carol Coxeff and Obedell Coxeff.
He leaves to cherish his only child, Frances Baker; grandchildren Brejhane, Nylia, Jadyn, James, great granddaughter Eli , siblings, Ricky Coxeff, Walter Coxeff Jr, Rita Coxeff, Patty Coxeff, and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends who will miss him dearly.
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